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#5729498 - 05/05/15 07:41 AM Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards.
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This was a 2nd round impact. I also reached out to 2260 with a .338, but I was more impressed with my creedmoor. 180 feet of drop!!!



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#5729510 - 05/05/15 07:52 AM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: dieselgeek]
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Awesome shooting Ryan. Was this at the tx/ok match?
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#5729560 - 05/05/15 08:28 AM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: dieselgeek]
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Very impressive Sir!!
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#5729572 - 05/05/15 08:33 AM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: dieselgeek]
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In real world terms, how much damage does a bullet do at that range? Energy must be next to nothing
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#5729631 - 05/05/15 09:13 AM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: dieselgeek]
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Wow. Exceptional shooting. up
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#5729646 - 05/05/15 09:23 AM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: dieselgeek]
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Impressive, Ryan. Out of curiosity, what did you use to determine range?

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#5729654 - 05/05/15 09:29 AM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: txtrophy85]
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Originally Posted By: txtrophy85
In real world terms, how much damage does a bullet do at that range? Energy must be next to nothing


about the energy as a 32acp at point blank range...... enough to make your day suck hard if you got hit
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#5729655 - 05/05/15 09:30 AM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: txtrophy85]
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Originally Posted By: dee
Awesome shooting Ryan. Was this at the tx/ok match?


Yes

Originally Posted By: 6.5x47Lapua
Impressive, Ryan. Out of curiosity, what did you use to determine range?


Terrapin

Originally Posted By: txtrophy85
In real world terms, how much damage does a bullet do at that range? Energy must be next to nothing


It has a tad more energy than a 124gr FMJ at the muzzle from a 9mm It was about 390 ftlbs

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#5729662 - 05/05/15 09:35 AM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: dieselgeek]
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Nice shooting. That's flat out getting it. I was just happy to take my 308 to 1K.
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#5729759 - 05/05/15 10:37 AM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: dieselgeek]
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That's cool... really cool... but I can't see the impact

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#5729847 - 05/05/15 11:26 AM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: dieselgeek]
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Way outside trans-sonic! Well done, love a trued Kestrel.

180' of hold over, not drop. The Kestrel shows maximum ordinate, you have to dig, but it's in there.
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#5729984 - 05/05/15 12:52 PM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: jdk1985]
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Originally Posted By: jdk1985
That's cool... really cool... but I can't see the impact



It's such a small mark on the rock, it was hard to see on video, but I hit a couple of times w/ the same result. The puff of rock dust that goes flying is about the easiest thing to see.

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#5730302 - 05/05/15 03:25 PM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: dieselgeek]
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Good job!
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#5730306 - 05/05/15 03:27 PM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: dieselgeek]
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Cool, but I've watched the video at least 5 times and can't see the impact point.

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#5730611 - 05/05/15 06:42 PM Re: Took my furthest shot w/ my rifle this weekend. 2032 yards. [Re: patriot07]
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Originally Posted By: patriot07
Cool, but I've watched the video at least 5 times and can't see the impact point.


Can you see the dust off the rock? I hit the rock twice, only once in the video. The spotter was using a 50x Swaro STR. It was much easier to see though the spotter.

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